tip credit

  • Survey Finds Tip Credit Elimination Harms Chicago’s Restaurants and Employees

    September 2023 ·   · 

    Chicago’s tipped minimum wage has been on the rise for years, leaving declining restaurant employment growth in its aftermath. Yet in the last city council meeting, Chicago aldermen proposed legislation to scrap the Windy City’s tip credit completely. A similar move is already playing out poorly in the District of Columbia, where diners are confused about how, if at all, to tip their local servers. Across the…